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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) factor

Synonyms: gene, factor, cistron Definition: (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity Usage: genes were formerly called factors

Hypernyms: sequence Definition: serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern Usage: the sequence of names was alphabetical; he invented a technique to determine the sequence of base pairs in DNA

Synonyms: factor Definition: an independent variable in statistics

Hypernyms: independent variable, experimental variable Definition: (statistics) a variable whose values are independent of changes in the values of other variables

Synonyms: ingredient, constituent, component, element, factor Definition: an abstract part of something Usage: jealousy was a component of his character; two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony; the grammatical elements of a sentence; a key factor in her success; humor: an effective ingredient of a speech

Hypernyms: part, section, division Definition: one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole Usage: the written part of the exam; the finance section of the company; the BBC's engineering division

Synonyms: factor Definition: anything that contributes causally to a result Usage: a number of factors determined the outcome

Hypernyms: cause Definition: events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something Usage: they are trying to determine the cause of the crash

Synonyms: agent, factor, broker Definition: a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission

Hypernyms: businessperson, bourgeois Definition: a capitalist who engages in industrial commercial enterprise

Synonyms: factor Definition: any of the numbers (or symbols) that form a product when multiplied together

Hypernyms: number Definition: a concept of quantity involving zero and units Usage: every number has a unique position in the sequence

Synonyms: divisor, factor Definition: one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer Usage: what are the 4 factors of 6?

Hypernyms: whole number, integer Definition: any of the natural numbers (positive or negative) or zero Usage: an integer is a number that is not a fraction

Synonyms for (verb) factor

Synonyms: factor, factor in, factor out Definition: resolve into factors Usage: a quantum computer can factor the number 15

Hypernyms: compute, cipher, calculate, cypher, reckon, work out, figure Definition: make a mathematical calculation or computation

Synonyms: factor, factor in, factor out Definition: consider as relevant when making a decision Usage: You must factor in the recent developments

Hypernyms: consider, study Definition: give careful consideration to Usage: consider the possibility of moving

Synonyms: factor Definition: be a contributing factor Usage: make things factor into a company's profitability

Hypernyms: lend, bring, impart, contribute, bestow, add Definition: bestow a quality on Usage: Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company; The music added a lot to the play; She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings; This adds a light note to the program